Public opposes affirmative action, supports same-sex marriage
With big decisions coming from the Supreme Court, most Americans — across racial lines — say universities should not use race in admissions decisions. And most support same-sex marriage, and having the government give benefits to gay couples. Read related article.
This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone June 5-9, among a random sample of 1,007 adults. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points. This survey was produced for The Washington Post by Capital Insight, with sampling, data collection and tabulation by SSRS of Media, Pa. The Washington Post -ABC News poll.